Fluent Bit source plugin

The Fluent Bit source plugin lets you ingest data (including logs, metrics, and events) from your Fluent Bit instances.

Configuration parameters

The Fluent Bit source plugin provides these configuration parameters. Items in the Name column display in the Calyptia Dashboard. Items in the Key column are the YAML keys to use in pipeline configuration files.


NameNamePlugin instance name for identification purposes.none


PortportRequired. TCP port used for listening for incoming messages.none

Security and TLS

TLStlsEnable or disable TLS/SSL support.none
TLS Certificate Validationtls.verifyTurn TLS/SSL certificate validation on or off. TLS must be on for this setting to be enabled.on
TLS Debug Leveltls.debugSet TLS debug verbosity level. Accepted values: 0 (No debug), 1 (Error), 2 (State change), 3 (Informational), 4 (Verbose).1
CA Certificate File Pathtls.ca_fileAbsolute path to CA certificate file.none
Certificate File Pathtls.crt_fileAbsolute path to certificate file.none
Private Key File Pathtls.key_fileAbsolute path to private key file.none
Private Key Path Passwordtls.key_passwdOptional password for tls.key_file file.none
TLS SNI Hostname Extensiontls.vhostHostname to be used for TLS SNI extension.none

Configuring Fluent Bit to route data to Calyptia Core

You can leverage the out_forward plugin within Fluent Bit to route data to the Fluent Bit data source within Calyptia Core. In your Fluent Bit configuration, use the following configuration:

    Name          forward
    Match         *
    Port          24244